Berries Stories

BerriesPackaging Company’s Campaign To Benefit Future Organic Farmers
November 19, 2014
Sambrailo Packaging of Watsonville, CA, has partnered with California Certified Organic Farmers and will donate a portion of the sales of clamshells made from plastic bottles. Read More
BerriesGeorgia Is The Top Blueberry State In The Nation
November 17, 2014
The Peach State experiences extreme growth in production of blueberries in the last 20 years. Read More
BerriesTop 10 Things Berry Growers Need To Do Before 2015
November 11, 2014
Preparation, management, and control can help you get your canes off to a great start in the next growing season. Read More
BerriesNew Berry Growers Are Innovative
November 11, 2014
In this electronic information age, these new, first-time berry growers are quick to locate berry growing information resources, including local and university Extension/research-developed production and marketing information for their area. Read More
BerriesOrganic Strawberry Research Gets $200,000 Boost From Walmart
November 7, 2014
Scientists from University of Florida and North Carolina A&T forge ahead with studies, seek more grower feedback. Read More
BerriesManage Black Root Rot Of Strawberry
October 30, 2014
Controls include preplant nematode analysis, three-to-five year crop rotations, and more. Read More
BerriesOnline Strawberry Monitoring System Set To Expand Services
October 8, 2014
After success in Florida, South Carolina growers will soon have access to unique crop protection invention. Read More
BerriesJudge Upholds Lawsuit Filed By California Strawberry Commission
October 7, 2014
Suit accuses University of California-Davis of scrapping research relationship. Read More
BerriesNourse Farms, Inc. 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 4, 2014
Nourse Farms, Inc. in South Deerfield, MA, offers the first primocane black raspberry, the first white strawberry offered in the U.S., a new day-neutral strawberry, and more. Read More
BerriesReal Estate Firm, Wish Farms Strike Large Land Deal
October 1, 2014
$13.8 million transaction includes more than 800 acres acquired from longtime Central Florida produce operation. Read More
BerriesPractice Persistence When Battling Botrytis In Blueberries
September 30, 2014
Cognizance of resistance is key to managing formidable fungus. Read More
BerriesNew Fill-By-Weight Clamshell Filler For Blueberries
September 30, 2014
Lakewood Process Machinery's equipment offers a simplified user interface, minimized drop heights, a new dribble-gate system designed for an increased level of accuracy. Read More

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Apples & PearsFour Highlights You May Have Missed At Great Lakes Expo
December 16, 2014
Record-setting crowd sat in on presentations featuring precision orchard management, mechanical berry harvesters, biocontrols, and more. Read More
BerriesSpotted Wing Drosophila Regional Workshops Held In New …
December 1, 2014
Management tips, early warning signs, and pest biology are among topics discussed at one-day events. Read More
BerriesSuspected Borer Could Be Big Bother To Florida Blueberr…
November 24, 2014
Producers warned to be on the lookout as scientists probe samples. Read More
BerriesPackaging Company’s Campaign To Benefit Future Organi…
November 19, 2014
Sambrailo Packaging of Watsonville, CA, has partnered with California Certified Organic Farmers and will donate a portion of the sales of clamshells made from plastic bottles. Read More
BerriesGeorgia Is The Top Blueberry State In The Nation
November 17, 2014
The Peach State experiences extreme growth in production of blueberries in the last 20 years. Read More
BerriesTop 10 Things Berry Growers Need To Do Before 2015
November 11, 2014
Preparation, management, and control can help you get your canes off to a great start in the next growing season. Read More
BerriesNew Berry Growers Are Innovative
November 11, 2014
In this electronic information age, these new, first-time berry growers are quick to locate berry growing information resources, including local and university Extension/research-developed production and marketing information for their area. Read More
BerriesOrganic Strawberry Research Gets $200,000 Boost From Wa…
November 7, 2014
Scientists from University of Florida and North Carolina A&T forge ahead with studies, seek more grower feedback. Read More
BerriesManage Black Root Rot Of Strawberry
October 30, 2014
Controls include preplant nematode analysis, three-to-five year crop rotations, and more. Read More
BerriesOnline Strawberry Monitoring System Set To Expand Servi…
October 8, 2014
After success in Florida, South Carolina growers will soon have access to unique crop protection invention. Read More
BerriesJudge Upholds Lawsuit Filed By California Strawberry Co…
October 7, 2014
Suit accuses University of California-Davis of scrapping research relationship. Read More
BerriesNourse Farms, Inc. 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 4, 2014
Nourse Farms, Inc. in South Deerfield, MA, offers the first primocane black raspberry, the first white strawberry offered in the U.S., a new day-neutral strawberry, and more. Read More
BerriesReal Estate Firm, Wish Farms Strike Large Land Deal
October 1, 2014
$13.8 million transaction includes more than 800 acres acquired from longtime Central Florida produce operation. Read More
BerriesPractice Persistence When Battling Botrytis In Blueberr…
September 30, 2014
Cognizance of resistance is key to managing formidable fungus. Read More
BerriesNew Fill-By-Weight Clamshell Filler For Blueberries
September 30, 2014
Lakewood Process Machinery's equipment offers a simplified user interface, minimized drop heights, a new dribble-gate system designed for an increased level of accuracy. Read More
BerriesDrought Could Impact Spring California Strawberry Crop
September 29, 2014
Ventura County expects reduction of acres planted as surface water availability takes a hit. Read More
BerriesFlorida Blueberry Growers Ready To Rise To The Occasion…
September 29, 2014
Florida Blueberry Growers Association president Dudley Calfee provides state of the industry insight. Read More
BerriesDon’t Let Your Guard Slip When Taking On Thrips
September 27, 2014
Tiny insect pests can present big problems for blueberry growers. Read More